Advancing Diversity and Inclusion in Higher Education


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Joe Bandy, Vanderbilt University, will be giving the Keynote for the Elephant in the Room Series: “Advancing Diversity and Inclusion in Higher Education.” 

All members of the IUP and Indiana communities are encouraged to join us for “The Elephant in the Room: Conversation and Action for Diversity, Inclusion, and Equity in the Classroom and Beyond.” This year-long series of workshops is designed to be a part of the IUP community’s ongoing commitment to conversations and positive action about diversity and inclusion.

Completion of four events over the course of the year will earn the participant a Certificate of Training in Diversity and Inclusion.

Co-sponsors include:

  • Liberal Studies
  • College of Natural Sciences and Mathematics
  • President’s Commission on the Status of Women
  • President’s Commission on GLBT
  • Office of International Education
  • College of Humanities and Social Sciences
  • Office of Social Equity
  • Department of History
  • Department of Theater and Dance
  • PhD in Composition and Applied Linguistics
  • Department of English, the Department of Sociology
  • Department of Religious Studies
  • Department of Philosophy
  • Department of Psychology
  • IUP Free Speech Project